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  2. Tanzania - Wikipedia

    Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in northeastern Tanzania. Many important hominid fossils have been found in Tanzania, such as 6-million-year-old Pliocene hominid fossils. The genus Australopithecus ranged across Africa between 4 and 2 million years ago, and the oldest remains of the genus Homo are found near Lake Olduvai.

  3. Regions of Tanzania - Wikipedia

    In 1975, Tanzania had 25 regions. In the 1970s, the name of the Ziwa Magharibi Region (West Lake Region) changed to Kagera Region. In 2002, Manyara Region was created out of part of Arusha Region. [1] In 2012, four regions were created: Geita, Katavi, Njombe, and Simiyu. [2] In 2016, Songwe Region was created from the western part of Mbeya Region.

  4. President of Tanzania - Wikipedia

    The President serves a term of five years. Since 1992, they are limited to two terms, whether successive or separated. Samia Suluhu Hassan, sworn in on 19 March 2021, is the first female president of the United Republic of Tanzania. She succeeded John Magufuli following his death on 17 March 2021.

  5. LGBT rights in Tanzania - Wikipedia

    LGBT rights in Tanzania Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Tanzania face legal challenges not experienced by non- LGBT residents. Homosexuality in Tanzania is a socially taboo topic, and same-sex sexual acts (even in private and consensual) are criminal offences, punishable with life imprisonment.

  6. Prime Minister of Tanzania - Wikipedia

    The prime minister of Tanzania is the head in the National Assembly of the United Republic of Tanzania. The position is subordinated to the president, who is the actual head of government . The functions and powers of the prime minister are described in the Constitution of Tanzania : Article 52. The Prime Minister shall have authority over the ...

  7. List of banks in Tanzania - Wikipedia

    Bank of Africa Tanzania Limited. Bank of Baroda Tanzania Limited. Bank of India (Tanzania) Canara Bank Tanzania Limited. China Dasheng Bank Limited. Citibank Tanzania. CRDB Bank. DCB Commercial Bank [3] Diamond Trust Bank Tanzania.

  8. History of the Jews in Africa - Wikipedia

    Sephardi Jews and Mizrahi Jews who primarily live in the Maghreb of North Africa, including Morocco, Algeria, Libya, and Tunisia, as well as Sudan and Egypt. Some were established early in the diaspora; others after the expulsion from Iberia in the late 15th century. South African Jews, who are mostly Ashkenazi Jews descended from post ...